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The Scene Weekend: 62nd Annual National Juried Exhibition & Call for Entries…..

January 2 & 3 / 16 The first Weekend of 2016….I would have posted this yesterday, but I decided to today will be the day. Ok now that’s out the way, here’s what’s up: The 62nd Annual National Juried Exhibition of the National Society of Painter in Casein & Acrylic. Lots of words huh? Read on….   62nd ANNUAL NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION OF THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF PAINTERS IN CASEIN & ACRYLIC THE SALMAGUNDI CLUB / 47TH FIFTH AVENUE / NEW YORK OVER $15,000 In Cash Awards and Medals Be a part of the National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic’s 62nd National Juried Exhibition at the Salmagundi Club in New York. We are proud to feature the Robert Sanstrom Prize – $5,000 and Gold Medal, as well as over $15,000 in cash awards and medals. Entry Fee: Non-Members, $20. Deadline: May 7, 2016 For a copy of the prospectus, visit our website or send SASE to: Dr. Wels, Corr. Secy. 1710 First Avenue #245 New York, NY 10128 Juried by digital submission only. …

The Scene Wednesday: Art Business Workshop Scholarships

12.16.15 Good Afternoon! I didn’t forget about Wednesday’s post, just have a lot to do this week for Shadowbox. I’ve posted the Arts Business Institute Winter Workshop (ABI) back in November and the deadline has already passed, but you still have a chance, please read on…..   (from ABI email) The Arts Business Institute Winter Workshop 2016 has three full scholarships available for artists and makers who are interested in growing their small businesses. Deadline is December 23, 2015.   ART BUSINESS WORKSHOP / WASHINGTON D.C. /  JANUARY 16-17, 2016   Are you interested in attending the upcoming Art Business Workshop in Washington, DC on January 16-17, 2016? Our workshop roster is filling, but The Arts Business Institute has set aside three seats in our program to be filled by scholarship winners. The three scholarships awarded will be for the full tuition of $250 for the weekend event, but do not include travel, meals or other expenses. The workshop program includes interactive presentations on Art Marketing, Sales Strategies, Wholesaling, Pricing Your Work, Copyright Protection, Selling Art Online, The Corporate …

The Scene Wednesday: Teen Programs @ MoMA

12.9.15 Good Morning! It’s been a bit slow here, but I’m getting back into the swing of things. I found a little something for the teens. Teens need an outlet just as much as young children and adults and MoMA has a program just for them. I’m passing this along so for those teens living in the NYC area interested, this is maybe the program for you and it’s free! How can you beat that?   (from MoMA email) In the Making: Spring 2016 Free hands-on art classes for NYC high school students, ages 13–19. No experience necessary! Applications are due Friday, January 8, 2016. MoMA provides all materials, food, and other costs. Each course runs for 10 weeks and culminates in a teen art show of participants’ work.   LEARN MORE   WTF Is BHQF University?!? An Intro to Art School for People Who Hate School Tuesdays, Feb 9–Apr 12, 4:00–6:30 p.m. Welcome to Bruce High Quality Foundation University (BHQFU), a free art school and learning experiment where artists work together to manifest creative, productive, demanding, …

The Scene Weekend: Art Business Workshop 2016

October 31, 2015 Morning! To those who celebrate Halloween, Happy Halloween! Now let’s get to the nitty-gritty of what’s happening in the creative world. The Art Business Institute has another workshop coming in January 2016….. (from the website) ART BUSINESS WORKSHOP  WASHINGTON D.C. JANUARY 16 – 17, 2016   The Arts Business Institute will present a comprehensive business workshop for artists and craftspeople on January 16-17, 2016 in Washington, DC. This event will provide essential information in a highly focused program, as well as optional personal consultations for participants. Artists who would like to enter the national marketplace for handmade goods will learn how to build a collection, price profitably at wholesale, market and sell their work. Fine artists are also perfect candidates for the workshop, as information will be presented on pricing artwork, marketing, selling online and offline, and entering the corporate art market. Topics to be covered in this two-day workshop are: Wholesale 101 Creative Marketing Selling your Work Online Copyright Protection Create an Effective Art Website Pricing for Profit/Pricing Fine Art Art and the Corporate World Sales Strategies …

The Scene: The Hamlin Garland Award & Colorado Prize for Poetry

October 28, 2015 Hello everyone! Have two pieces of information for you literary peeps. Take a look below, if your interested you know where to go right? Good! Read!   The Beloit Fiction Journal announces the second annual HAMLIN GARLAND AWARD for the SHORT STORY $2,000 and publication will be awarded to the top unpublished story on any theme Jude for this year’s contest is Nickolas Butler, author of Shotgun Lovesongs. Send entries to: Chris Fink, editor / Beloit Fiction Journal / Beloit College, 700 College Street, Beloit, WI, 53511 or enter electronically using Submittable at: https://beloitfictionjournal.submittable.com/submit A reading fee of $20 must accompany each entry. Checks are payable to Beloit Fiction Journal, or pay entry fee through Submittable. One story per entry/multiple entries ok. Maximum 7,000 words. All entrants will be considered for publication. The award may be split at the judge’s discretion. Postmark deadline: December 1, 2015 Visit the Beloit Fiction Journal at http://www.beloitfictionjournal.org   the 2016 COLORADO PRIZE FOR POETRY $2,000 honorarium & book publication Book-length poetry manuscripts accepted until January 14, …